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Tony Beets Biography

Updated On 16 Dec, 2018 Published On 22 Jul, 2017
Tony Beets

Facts of Tony Beets

Date of Birth :
Age : 64 years old
Family Name : Beets
Birth Country : Netherlands
Birth Sign : Sagittarius
Height : 5 Feet 10 Inch

Relationship short Statistics of Tony Beets

What is Tony Beets marital status ? ( married,single, in relation or divorce): Married
How many children does Tony Beets have ? (name): 5 Children
Is Tony Beets having any relationship affair ?: No
Is Tony Beets Gay ? Don't Know

Tony Beets is well known as an owner of the Tamarack Mine as well as reality television star for Discovery Channel show, “Gold Rush.” He is a legend in the Klondike for his gold finding skills. He was able to climb in his respective career and runs Tamarack Mine. He appeared in season four leasing land to Parker Schnabel, who he mentored through his rookie season of gold mining in the Klondike.

Early Life and Education of Tony Beets

Tony Beets was born on 15th December 1959, in Wijdenes, Netherlands. At the age of seven, he moved with his parents to the country side and settled in Burgwerd. After his father had sustained a debilitating event, he had to take over the family farm, which meant he usually found himself in charge of men who were more than twice his age.

Tony Beets' Career

Tony Beets started working in construction and moved on to mining in 1984. Before Tony came to Dawson City in 1984, he worked on a farm, milking cows as well as working in pipeline construction. He runs an enormous gold mine near Dawson City called Paradise Hill.


He is balancing his mining operations, ensuring Paradise Hill and his dredge are running smoothly all while shipping his latest purchase, a second massive dredge, 100 miles along the Yukon River.

He started out as a gold miner who moved to Canada about 25 years ago. He prides himself on being a Viking, and many people even call him “The Viking.” He and his family work at Beets Crew at Paradise Hill.

Tony Beets' Personal Life

Tony Beets is married to Minnie Beets, who was his neighbor when he moved to Burgwerd. They met first when Tony was seven-year-old and Minnie was six years old and started dating each other when Minnie was 20 years old. 

His wife Minnie has been the bookkeeper at Paradise Hill for ten years and controls the purse strings tightly and frequently argues with him over the fortune he is pouring into the dredge. But despite those arguments, the couple is still going strong after all these years, and there are no rumors of their divorce. 

The working couple has four children namely, Monica Beets, Mike Beets, Bianca Beets, and Kevin Beets. Their 5th daughter Jasmine, who was born in 1992, passed away at the age of 2 months.

Tony Beets' Net Worth

Tony Beets net worth is $5 million dollars approximately five times greater than Parker Schnabel total assets. His assets are three times smaller than Dakota Fred, a former miner or Alaska Gold Rush.
Regarding his nationality, he is Dutch-Canadian and belongs to white ethnicity.

Tony Beets Married

Marriage with Minnie

Tony Beets and Minnie started dating when she was 20 years old. The couple has five children together.

Tony Beets Children

DAUGHTER : Monica Beets

Mother: Minnie

Monica Beets is his first child.

SON : Mike Beets

Mother: Minnie

Mike Beets is his second child.

SON : Bianca Beets

Mother: Minnie

Bianca Beets is his third child.

SON : Kevin Beets

Mother: Minnie

Kevin Beets is his fourth child.

DAUGHTER : Jasmine Beets

Mother: Minnie

Jasmine Beets is his dead daughter.

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